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There are 9 ways to get from Ancona to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Ancona  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Barcelona (BCN) AOI - BCN

$97 - $302

Cheapest option

Train to Bologna, fly  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$52 - $270

7 alternative options

Train to Rome, fly  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Barcelona (BCN) FCO - BCN

$75 - $269

Train, train to Florence, fly  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$97 - $328

Train  •  15h 25m

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...

$202 - $301

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Ancona, Ancona to Bologna, Bologna N426
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Barcelona

$97 - $150

Train, car ferry  •  28h

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe Reg
  3. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$107 - $189

Bus  •  45h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Florence, Florence 509
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Barcelona

$118 - $191

Drive  •  12h 41m

  1. Drive from Ancona to Barcelona 846.1 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Barcelona is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 19h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Ancona to Barcelona is to fly which costs 80€ - 270€ and takes 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ancona to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Ancona, Ancona and arriving at Barcelona via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ancona to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E and Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 25m.

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The distance between Ancona and Barcelona is 960 km. The road distance is 1353.8 km.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 15h 25m and costs 170€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Ancona to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Ancona to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ancona, Ancona station.

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Ancona to Barcelona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Ancona station.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Barcelona is to fly which takes 7h 48m and costs 80€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 270€ and takes 15h 25m, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 45h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Ancona to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 600.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Barcelona, Spain?

Lufthansa and Ryanair fly from Ancona to Barcelona every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ancona to Barcelona via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, and Valence TGV in around 15h 25m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ancona to Barcelona via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Rome to Barcelona via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Ancona to Barcelona via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Rome to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona, Ancona to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ancona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Ventre
Phone
0975 343195
Email
info@ventrebus.com
Website
ventrebus.com
Bus from Ancona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
ventrebus.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
40h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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There is no direct flight from Ancona Airport to Barcelona Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Ancona to Barcelona bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Ancona to Barcelona train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ancona to Barcelona is 1354 km. It takes approximately 12h 41m to drive from Ancona to Barcelona.

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Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Ancona Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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There are 3630+ hotels available in Barcelona. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Ancona Airport is to train which takes 16m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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